Category Archives: Basil

Chicken with Farro Salad

          I suppose you could substitute Arborio rice or Brown Rice in this recipe, but we just love the taste and texture of Farro. This recipe is great anytime of  year and gets incredible flavor with … Continue reading

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Italian Style Meatloaf

I am not much of a meat eater so anything that says “meat” in the title is generally not going to be my idea of a good time. However, about fifteen years ago I watched a chef take a big … Continue reading

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Lentil and Vegetable Soup

This soup is so quick and flavorful I can’t help but make it often in the colder seasons. You can toss this together in ten minutes or less. Keep in mind cooking time is about one hour. My entire family … Continue reading

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Real Food and Valentine’s Day

Candy at holidays could easily get me on a soap box. I am not anti-chocolate, but it is all just a little much these days. It seems like holiday after holiday includes bags full of candy. I have to admit … Continue reading

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